Alan L. Mullen, CTI’s President, CEO, and founder, graduated from Cornell University and was a TOPGUN pilot in the Navy. He has over 30 years of experience providing training to both commercial and military aviation. His motivation for founding CTI was to demonstrate the power of a total commitment to quality. Having experienced both very high and very average training in the course of his long aviation career, he became convinced that top quality training must not only be the most effective but, ultimately, the best value. Everything from efficiency and customer satisfaction to employee morale and retention accrues to the organization that embraces a total quality approach.
Matthew Black, Senior Vice President, Business Development is a graduate of Belmont University. He has over 15 years experience as a program manager/director in the USAF. His flying experience includes 2300+ hours in the F-15C and is a graduate of the USAF Weapons School, the Air Force’s premier instructor course. He has over six years of success leading teams to solve complex business issues, effectively interacting with customers of various backgrounds helping them to resolve their most difficult problems. He has a Masters Degree in Aeronautical Sciences from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and also in Aviation Sciences from Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL.
Kathy Zielinski, Chief Financial Officer, has over thirty years experience in finance. She graduated from Hofstra University and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in New York. She is experienced in for profit and not for profit accounting, government grants and contracts, corporate and partnership taxation, budgeting, financial analysis, insurance, Medical/Medicare billing and cost reporting, AHERA (Asbestos Emergency Response Act), human resources, and purchasing.
Marc London, Managing Director of Operations is an Aeronautical Engineering graduate of the US Air Force Academy. He spent 21 years in the Air Force as a combat hardened B-1 Weapon System Officer Instructor and in various leadership positions including 3 years at the Pentagon on the Headquarters Air Force Staff. He also holds a Master’s of Business Administration and has founded or co-founded 3 small businesses. Marc’s responsibilities at CTI are to oversee all company operations ensuring customer expectations are exceeded and that all CTI employees are resourced to perform their job to the best of their abilities.